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Certified Orthotic and Prosthetic Technician

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American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics, Inc.
Certified Orthotic and Prosthetic Technician
330 John Carlyle Street, Suite 210, Alexandria
VA 22314


ABC technician registration is awarded as an attestation of competency for the public, those who require orthotic/prosthetic services, and those in other health professions. The awarding of ABC technician registration provides the registered technician with an appropriate and meaningful recognition of professional competence.

Certified Orthotic and Prosthetic Technician Website


Work Experience Required? Yes

Either training or work experience required, but not both? Yes

Oral or Written Exam Required? Yes

Renewal Required? Every 5 Year(s)

Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)? Yes

Renew through Re-Examination? No

Renew through Continuing Professional Development(CPD)? No

Does applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)? No

This certification is accredited by NCCA.
Read more about NCCA.

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